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CURRENTKEY Method (RecordRef)

Gets the current key of the table referred to by the RecordRef. The current key is returned as a string.


CurrentKey := RecordRef.CURRENTKEY  


Type: RecordRef

The RecordRef that refers to the table for which you want to identify the current key.

Property Value/Return Value

Type: Text

The name of the current key of the record.


This example requires that you create the following text constants and global variables.

Text constant ENU value
Text000 The current key in the "%1" table is "%2".
Variable Data type
RecRef RecordRef

RecRef.Open(18) - Opens table 18 or causes a run-time error if table 18 does not exist.

RecRef.Caption - Returns the caption of the table.

RecRef.CURRENTKEY - Returns the caption of the current key in the table.

See Also

RecordRef Data Type